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Landes, Alison 1953-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 92 publications in 1 language and 5,044 library holdings
Genres: Vital statistics  Guidebooks  Tours  Legislative materials  Periodicals  History  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Alison Landes
Pariswalks by Alison Landes( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect walking guide to Paris and its history, now in a thoroughly updated sixth edition Full of architectural detail, unique advice, and historical anecdotes, Pariswalks allows the reader to do as the Parisians do-take to the streets on foot to discover the secret splendors of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Sonia, Alison, and Rebecca Landes lead the reader through the maze of Paris's hidden back streets and into the tiny shops, secluded courtyards, underground cellars, and serene interiors that tourists rarely see. In this newly revised edition, readers will find completely updated walks covering the most interesting neighborhoods of central Paris, from the Place de la Bastille to the Boulevard St.-Germain, and an all new tour of the Place de la Concorde. Each walk is easily completed in a morning or afternoon and suggests shopping, dining, and cultural stops. Featuring maps, more than forty black-and-white photographs, and a select list of restaurants and hotels, Pariswalks is the essential companion to the hidden wonders of the City of Lights
Death & dying : who decides?( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a selection of primary and secondary source materials that provide information about issues related to death and dying, featuring an overview of death through the ages, and discussing the right to die, euthanasia, the cost of health care, and other topics
Illegal drugs and alcohol : America's anguish by Information Plus( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of statistics and information on alcohol and drug abuse in America
Immigration and illegal aliens : burden or blessing? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current examination of immigration policies, how they affect aliens, and the plight of the international refugees
The environment, a revolution in attitudes by Cornelia Blair( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistical account of the state of the environment emphasizing global warming, ozone depletion, waste disposal, toxins, and energy resources
Violent relationships( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at wife abuse, child abuse, sexual abuse, elder abuse, and domestic violence in the United States, with appendices on resources on domestic violence
Energy, an issue of the 90's by Information Plus( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child abuse by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary and secondary source materials, including graphs, charts, quotes, and articles, that provide information about child abuse in the U.S., discussing the history and extent of the problem, causes and effects, child sexual abuse, false memories, child abuse reporting, and child abuse and the law
Abortion : an eternal social and moral issue by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A factual account addressing the current social and moral issues surrounding abortion around the world including Vatican statements and proposed United States abortion legislation
Health : a concern for every American( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AIDS( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeless in America : how could it happen here?( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transportation, America's lifeline by Information Plus( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statistical overview of transportation in America focusing on thecurrent stsatus and recent problems with possible alternatives
Crime : a serious American problem( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current statistical look at crime in the United States, including types of crimes, victimization, prisons and jails, juvenile delin-quency, and the American response to crime and how it affects lives
Nutrition : a key to good health( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Domestic violence, no longer behind the curtains( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at wife abuse, child abuse, sexual abuse, elder abuse, and domestic violence in the United States, with appendices on resources on domestic violence
Gambling : crime or recreation? by Abbey M Begun( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A continuing conflict, a history of capital punishment in America -- Cruel and unusual? Supreme Court rulings -- Legal decisions -- Death penalty statutes and methods -- Historical statistics -- Under sentence of death -- Public attitudes toward capital punishment -- Capital punishment around the world -- The debate: capital punishment should be maintained -- The debate: capital punishment should be abolished
Food, we are what we eat( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minorities : a changing role in American society( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An up-to-date examination of minority groups and their composition in American society focusing on minority occupations, housing, crime, education, health, and political participation
 
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Death & dying : who decides?The environment, a revolution in attitudesEnergy, an issue of the 90'sChild abuseFood, we are what we eat
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